Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the coliseum, mike mibach, ktvu channel 2 news. >> just as recently as nine games ago, the oakland a's were actually five games out of first place. >> and they responded by winning their last six in a row, including a three-game sweep with the texas rangers. from 5-to-1, the a's come back with a 6-1. yoenis cespedes set what looked like a fly ball to center. but you see josh hamilton loses the ball. a drop for a two-run error. it gave the a's a 7-5 lead. >> the eighth had four more runs with the bases loaded. brandon moss shoots a single to right. nelson has problems on his own. all three runners score. a's up 12-5. then grant balfour gets michael young to fly out meekly to center. that ends the game. so for the second time in three days, the a's were popping champagne corks, for their division title more details now on the american league play-offs. the a's are the western division champs, as we mentioned, but their opponent is still up in the air. all depends on what the yankees do tonight. if they win, the a's will play the detroit tiergs. tigers. >>> well, the party was not only on th
Sep 28, 2012 10:00pm PDT
65 miles of bike lanes lanes. >>> ktvu camera men rode along with the critical mass riders tonight broadcasting live pictures. the riders weaved their way through the streets of downtown san francisco to the front of city hall. ben tells us he saw thousands of bike riders taking part, including a lot of kids. >>> more details now. on any given day there are 75,000 bikes in san francisco. bike riders now make up 3 1/2% of the population. bike riding has gone up 71% between 2006 and 2011. >>> now where hundreds of people gathered tonight to honor a north bay girl who was killed while riding her bike home from school. where the loss of 12-year-old haley ratliff has touched the community. debra. >> reporter: haley's favorite word were awesome and people say that described her, too. all day they have laid flowers here at the spot where the cash happened and tonight they tried as best they could to comfort her family. >> we're so sorry for everything. >> reporter: local pastors spoke for a city to two parents holding on to each other amid a sea of supporters as they cope with the loss of
Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm PDT
to open up to the public for relief from the heat. for a list of the locations go to ktvu.com and click on web links. >>> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news, we will see you the next time news breaks. i'm gasia mikaelian, our coverage continues with the 10:00 news, tonight we keep riding along with critical mass as they mark their 20th anniversary. thousands of riders are participating. we hitched a ride with a pedicab driver. everything has been peaceful. the crowd is huge and the traffic is impacted. "tmz" is up next here on tv36.
Sep 26, 2012 4:00am PDT
's all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning. thank you for joining us on this wednesday, september 26th i'm pam cook. steve paulson matching me in pink this morning. how is the weather? >> i got the memo. we do have really quiet pattern. there is some fog there. yesterday though temperatures kind of settled in. 60s and 70s and 80s. guess what we are carrying yesterday right into today. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning. traffic is doing pretty well around the bay area as we go to some of the live pictures. you will see the traffic does look good on the san mateo bridge. it's a nice drive all the way over to the peninsula. also this morning we are looking at interstate 880 in oakland and that traffic is off to a good start. let's go back to pam. >>> only on 2 san jose police seize dozens of pot plants from a business on charter park drive. ktvu channel 2 reporter janine de la vega is on the scene where she just talked to police about this raid. >> reporter: that is right if you take a look here the sign says online furniture isbuy.com. if you look thr